16th District Organizational Meeting 20 August 2022 Middleburg Post 295

Just a reminder: The 16th District Organizational Meeting will be held at American Legion Post 295, 111 The Plains Road, Middleburg, Virginia. The meeting will start promptly at 10am.  We ask all district officers, committee chairs, post commanders and selected guests attend this very important meeting. The district will be focusing on budget items, upcoming events and future conferences and meetings at and above the district level.  We also ask for the newly appointed/elected district officers...
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Membership Revitalization Tips

  The American Legion AUG 08, 2022   American Legion post and district revitalization efforts provide an opportunity for members currently residing in a department headquarters post to transfer into a post in or near their community. It’s also an opportunity to sign up new members and check on fellow veterans.  Revitalization efforts can be held at a post or community space where post, district and department leadership are in attendance. Last month, National Membership W...
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Memorial Services for Past Department Vice Commander John A. Ward Jr. August 2, 2022

John A. Ward Jr.AUGUST 2, 1950 – JULY 25, 2022 John A. Ward Jr passed away July 25, 2022 at the Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington, surrounded by family and knowing that he was loved dearly by his family and friends. He fought aggressively against his battle with stage 4 lung cancer, which later metastasized to his spinal fluid, a relatively rare occurrence. He was preceded in death by his father and two brothers, Bill and Jimmy Ward. Survived by his beloved wife, Nancy Ward; children ...
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